ACT - How We Help You

Monday, February 27, 2017

Advanced Cutting Tools is your North England based cutting tool technical solutions and engineering consumables partner. For over a decade we have been providing customers with an exceptional standard of service.

In recent months our technical solutions team have been working closely on a large project to improve the cost solution for one of our customers in the oil and gas industry. The persistence from our Technical Solutions Team and the customer has enabled a solution, offering an alternative strategy for the turning discipline. Benefits include an average cost reduction of 29% along with a more efficient option of tooling to effectively create a cost-saving throughout their production operation. See below the latest test report:

Proposal Holding Method - 3 Jaw Power chuck
Number of cutting edges - 8
No. of inserts per holder - 1
Component Ext diameter - 185.4
Speed (M/min) - 114
Feed per rev (mm) - 0.31
Rpm (calculated) - 196
Table feed (calculated) - 61
Depth of Cut (mm) - 2.5
Length of cut (mm) - 68.57
Number of passes - 25
Tool Stability - Good
Surface Quality -  Good
Chip Type - Small chip
Noise Good - Good
Insert condition -  Wear
Components per edge - 6
Cycle time per component (mins) excluding positioning - 28.3

Please contact ACT for any cost saving solutions 0191 438 0200  

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